The Council's Constitution - Thursday, 1st April, 2021

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Main Index pdf icon PDF 31 KB


Part 1 - Summary and Explanation pdf icon PDF 22 KB

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Part 2 - Articles of the Constitution pdf icon PDF 29 KB

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Part 3 - Responsibilities for Functions pdf icon PDF 87 KB

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Part 4 - Rules of Procedures pdf icon PDF 27 KB

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Part 5 - Codes and Protocols pdf icon PDF 26 KB

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Part 6 - Members' Allowances Scheme pdf icon PDF 133 KB

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Part 7 - Organisational Management Structure pdf icon PDF 547 KB

Registering to speak at this meeting:

The information below relates to the majority of meetings of the council but please note that different rules do apply for registering to speak at meetings of Full Council, Licensing Sub Committees, Planning Committees, Open Forums and Standard Sub Committees. Further information can be obtained using the contact details above.

Members of the public may speak at this meeting, provided they have registered to speak three working days in advance. Please contact Democratic Services via or (01962) 848 264 to register to speak and for further details.

Members of the public should note that a live audio feed of the meeting will be available from the councils website ( ) and the video recording will be publicly available shortly after the meeting. For members of the public who are unable to utilise this facility a limited number of seats will be made available at the above named location however attendance must be notified to the council at least 3 working days before the meeting. Please note that priority will be given to those wishing to attend and address the meeting over those wishing to attend and observe.


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